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Starting Starting 20 September 2021
Application Deadline 10th September 2021

Fees, discounts, and other funding sources for this course

The fees below apply for the 2021 entry onto the MSc/PGDip/PGCert in Marine Technical Superintendent.

Students can enrol straight onto the MSc or will be able to build up to the full MSc in future years if they enrol for the PG Certificate or PG Diploma first.

Book on or before 16 July 2021

Postgraduate Certificate
£4,300 / US$5,375 

Postgraduate Diploma
£8,600 / US$10,750 

£12,700 / US$15,875

Book after 16 July 2021

Postgraduate Certificate
£4,500 / US$5,625  

Postgraduate Diploma
£9,000 / US$11,250  

£13,500 / US$16,875 

Entry requirements

The requirements for entry to the award programme are as follows:

  • An honours degree or equivalent in Marine Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture, or a related engineering discipline or
  • A level 5 qualification in a relevant subject area along with evidence of experiential learning in the maritime industry, such as a Chief Engineer certificate.

Overseas qualifications

Applicants are required to have achieved an IELTs score a minimum of a 6.5 or equivalent English language qualifications

Payment by instalments

If you choose to pay by instalments, your first invoice will be sent once you are accepted onto the programme, followed by the relevant number of instalments depending on which level you have applied for. It will be invoiced on the dates below and due straight away. Your invoice can be paid by credit card or bank transfer, with full details provided on the invoice. Please get in touch to discuss your instalment plan. 

Group Bookings

Multiple booking discounts may be available when enrolling groups of participants at the same time for the same intake, and invoiced to a single contact.

Employer sponsorship

Many companies fully or partly sponsor their employees for our courses and actively encourage personal development in line with company priorities. You should start by discussing your training request with your line manager, training manager or human resources manager to enquire about support available. Make sure you have thought through your reasons for wanting to do the course and how it will benefit yourself, your job role and your company.  Employers can be very positive if you have thought through your reasons for undertaking the course and demonstrate the self-discipline and commitment required to gain maximum benefit from a training programme. We are always happy to directly talk to you and your manager to answer any questions about the course. We’re here to help you so please contact us without delay.

Marine Society Scholarship

The Marine Society is the leading and most experienced not for profit organisation supporting the wellbeing, personal and professional development of seafarers and shore-based maritime professionals. Scholarships as well as interest-free loans may be offered to UK seafarers (officers and ratings domiciled in the UK) to undertake this course. 

Contact The Marine Society for more information: